Rosa Parks Collaborative Poster

Learning Target: I will create a Mind Map that illustrates and explains the impact Rosa Park made to the Civil Rights Movement.

  1. Take out A31: Preamble Pretest, Assignment Card, A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92 and A30: Rosa Parks & Civil Rights Video Guide.
  2. Review this memory song: School House Rock - The Preamble is a three minute animated video students will practice in order to memorize the introduction of the Constitution.
  3. Correct A31: Preamble Pretest and review A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92.
  4. Work on A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92.
  5. Students will work in their group to create a Collaborative Poster based on two readings about Rosa Park. They will create the poster in the mind map format.
    • Share Mind Map Art to show creative examples.
    • Begin your Mind Map Instructions and Examples in the middle of the Paper. Create a Symbol or Image in the center of the paper that represents the topic. Then use Words, Phrases, Images, Icons, Dates, Symbols, and Visuals to represent your knowledge of the topic. Connect concepts together using colorful lines, shapes, arrows, and words.
    • Each student will use one colored marker the entire time and will also sign their full name on the front of the poster.
  6. Complete A31: Preamble Pretest and work on pages 85-86 from A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92 tonight.


Learning Target: I will identify what are Civil Rights and how Rosa Parks impacted the Civil Rights Movement to secure these rights.

  1. Take out A31: Preamble Pretest, Assignment Card, A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92 and A30: Rosa Parks & Civil Rights Video Guide.
  2. Review this memory song: School House Rock - The Preamble is a three minute animated video students will practice in order to memorize the introduction of the Constitution.
  3. Correct A31: Preamble Pretest and review A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92.
  4. Work on A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92.
  5. Students will present their Mind Map Collaborative Poster based on two readings about Rosa Park to the class as a Gallery Walk Presentation.
    • Each group will present their poster in front of the class at the chosen group station.
    • Review Presentation expectations.
    • Each member of a group will present their section of the Mind Map Collaborative Poster.
  6. Complete pages 87-88 from A34: RSG Constitution Handbook pages 83-92 tonight.

Rosa Parks Mind Map 01

Open Rosa Parks Mind Map 01

Rosa Parks Mind Map 02

Open Rosa Parks Mind Map 02